feodary

noun
feo·​da·​ry | \ ˈfyüdərē\
plural -es

Definition of feodary

1a : a feudal tenant : vassal
2 : an officer of the ancient English Court of Wards appointed to receive rents
3 [ influenced in meaning by Latin foeder-, foedus league ] obsolete : confederate, accomplice
4 [ Middle English, from Medieval Latin feodarium, from feodum + Latin -arium -ary ] : a book compiling the details of feudal duties and services

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History and Etymology for feodary

Middle English, from Medieval Latin feodarius, from feodum + Latin -arius -ary

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